Forests and Wildlife, Commission on

Agency Website

Not available

Statutory Authority

Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 23-28 (1958 Revision)

Agency History

1925, Chapter 8 (Public Acts)

Established to coordinate the land purchasing activities of the Park and Forest Commission and the Fisheries and Game Commission

1971, Public Act 71-872

Merged into new Department of Environmental Protection

Published Histories/Articles

Not available

Agency Documents

Check the State Library catalog for availability of publications by the agency:

Annual Reports are located in:

1925-1945, [CSL Call Number ConnDoc F763]
1946-1971, Digest of Administrative Reports to the Governor [CSL Call Number ConnDoc F40 d]

State Archives Record Group: Not available

List of Heads

Name

Years of Service

Field Agent  
Elliot B. Bronson 1930-1937
Chester W. Martin (Acting) 1938
Secretary  
W.O. Filley 1939-1941
Field Agent  
C.W. Martin 1942-1948
Director  
Donald C. Matthews 1949-1971